Dead Rising 2 Pre-Order Bonuses are additional digital content that one can obtain when ordering Dead Rising 2 and Dead Rising 2: Off the Record.

Dead Rising 2Edit

The pre-order outfits were available in October 2010 as Paradise Packs. The outfits included the:

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For the XBox 360, offered an "Xbox LIVE avatar, featuring Chuck Greene’s iconic yellow motocross jacket, jeans and one of the new combo weapons--the super slicer." They were never delivered.[1]

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For the Playstation 3, offered "a Dead Rising 2 Theme [screen] featuring Chuck Greene wielding his signature Paddle Saw on the zombie infested strip in Fortune City."

Although Playstation users got their pre-order bonus immediately, there was a two week delay for Xbox 360 customers receiving their Avatar. Amazon gave waiting customers a $10 Video Games credit.[2]

Post release sales bidsEdit

Dead Rising 2 downloadable content began to appear on eBay after the games release. One dead Rising 2 Sports Fan Skills Downloadable Pack code was selling at $26 with hours left.[3]

Amazon T-shirtEdit

Although not a pre-order bonus, offers a Dead Rising 2 T-shirt with the purchase of the game.[4]

Skill PacksEdit

Template:Navbar Skills packs are downloadable costumes which can be found in the Safe House bathroom Clothing Locker.

For Dead Rising 2, the Ninja, Psychopath, Solider of Fortune, and Sports costumes were first offered as pre-order bonuses. After October 12, 2010 a player could purchase these Dead Rising 2 costumes. These costumes can be used during Cooperative play.[5][6][7] Off the Record separates these four costume's parts and scatters them throughout Fortune City for Frank to find or for Frank to earn.

For Off the Record, the Cosplay Warrior costume was announced as a pre-order bonus on July 21, 2011. The Cyborg, Fire Fighter, and Barbecue Chef were not offered as pre-order bonuses, they are downloadable content.

Off the RecordEdit

Dead rising frank with Chuck Greene's Motorcyle Jacket (2)

Chuck Greene's Motorcyle Jacket

Dead rising frank with Chuck Greene's Motorcyle Jacket

Chuck Greene's Motorcyle Jacket

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Comic Con Power Point introducing Chuck's jacket for Frank.




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  1. J.C. Fletcher, Amazon trades canceled Dead Rising 2 Avatar clothes for half off Marvel vs. Capcom 3, 'Joystiq, (November 3, 2010).
  2. Amazon Apologizes For “Dead Rising 2″ Pre-Order Delays, Platform Nation, (October 11, 2010).
  3. East, Oliver. Dead Rising 2 DLC Racking Up Money On eBay, Just Push Start, (October 1, 2010).
  4. Dead Rising 2 with Exclusive T-Shirt (Xbox 360),
  5. a b c d e f Magrino, Tom. Dead Rising 2 DLC theme packs lurch out October 12, Gamespot, (October 6, 2010).
  6. Hill, Jeremy. Dead Rising 2 DLC brings more costumes,Gamertell (September 23, 2010). Note that this article has incorrect dates and incorrectly states that when not acquired as a pre-order bonus, "the costumes don’t give Chuck any additional abilities".
  7. Gantayat, Anoop. Your Dead Rising 2 Download Content Schedule Paradise Pack downloads kick off the week after release, Anriasang, (September 22, 2010).
  8. Dead Rising 2 - Psycho Skills DLC Trailer, Youtube.
  9. Dead Rising 2 High Stakes Edition, Capcom
  10. Bridge, Josh. Dead Rising 2: Psycho, Ninja, Sports, Soldier DLC Coming soon to PSN, Playstation. Mr. Bridge is Senior Producer of Dead Rising 2.
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  12. a b c Previously on the Best Buy website
  13. Your Guide to Dead Rising 2 Pre-Order Bonuses, Capcom Unity, (August 10, 2010).
  14. a b CapcomUnityVideos, DR2OTR: Cosplay Warrior Skills DLC Pack, You Tube.
  15. Dead Rising 2: Off The Record – Warrior Skills!, Capcom-Europe, (July 21, 2011).
  16. a b c d,
  17. a b c CapcomUnityVideos, Dead Rising 2 Off the Record Cyber Skills DLC Pack, You Tube
  18. a b c d e f g Spencer, That’s Not A Terminator, That’s Cyborg Frank West, Siliconera, (August 24, 2011).
  19. a b c d CapcomUnityVideos, DR2OTR: Fireman Skills DLC Pack, You Tube.
  20. a b c CapcomUnityVideos, Dead Rising 2 Off the Record BBQ Chef DLC Available Now, You Tube.
  21. World of Capcom - Panels - Comic-Con 2011, (July 23, 2011)
  22. Lance .....and we're all going mad!!, Tape It Or Die, (September 3, 2010).

See alsoEdit


  • Dead Rising 2 Pre-Order Bonuses
Special collectors editions

External linksEdit

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